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The 1998 UEFA Super Cup was a football match that was played on 28 August 1998 at Stade Louis II, Monaco, contested between Champions League winners Real Madrid and Cup Winners' Cup holders Chelsea. Neither team had previously won the trophy. Chelsea won the match 1–0 with a late goal from Gus Poyet.

1998 UEFA Super Cup
Stade Louis II.JPG
Date28 August 1998
VenueStade Louis II, Monaco
Man of the MatchGus Poyet (Chelsea)[1]
RefereeMarc Batta (France)[2]
Attendance11,589[1]
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1999

This was the first Super Cup to be played as a one-off match at a neutral venue. Previously it was played over two legs, although on some occasions, only one match was played, due to special circumstances.

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VenueEdit

The Stade Louis II in Monaco was the venue for the UEFA Super Cup for the second time.[1] It was built in 1985, and is also the home of AS Monaco, who play in the French league system. The 1986 European Super Cup match between Steaua București, then holders of the European Cup and Dynamo Kyiv, holders of the UEFA Cup Winners' Cup, took place at the same stadium, in one-leg format.

TeamsEdit

Team Qualification Previous participation
  Real Madrid 1997–98 UEFA Champions League winners None
  Chelsea 1997–98 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup winners None

MatchEdit

DetailsEdit

Real Madrid  0–1  Chelsea
Report Poyet   83'
Attendance: 11,589[1]
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Real Madrid
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Chelsea
GK 1   Bodo Illgner
RB 2   Christian Panucci
CB 4   Fernando Hierro
CB 5   Manuel Sanchís (c)
LB 3   Roberto Carlos
RM 22   Christian Karembeu   52'   58'
CM 10   Clarence Seedorf
CM 6   Fernando Redondo
LM 11   Sávio
CF 8   Predrag Mijatović   73'
CF 7   Raúl
Substitutes:
GK 13   Pedro Contreras
DF 12   Iván Campo
DF 19   Fernando Sanz
MF 14   Guti
MF 16   Jaime
MF 17   Robert Jarni   73'
FW 15   Fernando Morientes    86'    58'
Manager:
  Guus Hiddink
GK 1   Ed de Goey
RB 17   Albert Ferrer   7'
CB 12   Michael Duberry
CB 5   Frank Leboeuf
LB 14   Graeme Le Saux
RM 11   Dennis Wise (c)
CM 6   Marcel Desailly
CM 16   Roberto Di Matteo   63'
LM 3   Celestine Babayaro    32'
CF 25   Gianfranco Zola   83'
CF 10   Pierluigi Casiraghi   89'
Substitutes:
GK 13   Kevin Hitchcock
DF 21   Bernard Lambourde
MF 7   Brian Laudrup   83'
MF 8   Gus Poyet   63'
MF 24   Eddie Newton
MF 28   Jody Morris
FW 19   Tore André Flo   89'
Manager:
  Gianluca Vialli

Man of the Match:
  Gus Poyet (Chelsea)[1]

Assistant referees:
  Pierre Ufrasi (France)[2]
  Jacques Mas (France)[2]
Fourth official:
  Pascal Garibian (France)

Match rules

StatisticsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e "Match Press Kit (2009)" (PDF). Union of European Football Associations (UEFA). p. 18. Archived from the original (PDF) on 3 March 2016. Retrieved 1 June 2012.
  2. ^ a b c d "Match details / line-up: Chelsea – Real Madshit (UEFA-Supercup 1998)". worldfootball.net. Retrieved 7 February 2014.